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JOSEPH McCALLISTER:(b) abt 1780, Bath Co VA
(d) 1840-1850, Kanawha Co WV
1st wife unknown: married abt 1800 in Va, had one known son, Richard McCallister, abt 1802.
Joseph married 2nd wife ELIZABETH GRASS (b) 1793, on October 3, 1811, Bath Co VA
Elizabeth Grass was the daughter of Peter and Mary GRASS.
Joseph McCallister died on July 12, 1881, Putnam Co WV.
Child of Joseph McCallister & 1st wife
RICHARD McCALLISTER: (b) 1802, Va
(d) June 5, 1859, Cabell Co WV
(m) Sarah Nicholas , Jan. 11, 1821, Kanawha Co WV
children of Joseph & Elizabeth
Peter McCallister born abt. 1810-1813, married Rebecca A McCallister 1839, Kanawha Co Va
Nancy McCallister (b) 1815
female, McCallister (b) 1816
+JOSEPH McCALLISTER: (b) 1818, Cabell Co WV
(d) Bef. 1880 - (m) February 20, 1845, Cabell Co WV
Wife: Elizabeth McCallister (b)1828 , - (d) bef. 1890 - d/o James McCallister and Olivia McCallister
male, McCallister , (b)1820
female, McCallister , (b) 1822
female, McCallister , (b) 1823
female, McCallister , (b) 1824
female, McCallister , (b) 1826
John McCallister , (b) 1828
source: 1820, 1830 census of Kanawha Co Va
+JOSEPH McCALLISTER 1820 - ELIZABETH McCALLISTER 1828
1)JACKSON McCALLISTER: (b) 1846 - (m) Minerva unknown
2) ALBERT McCALLISTER: (b) 1848 - (d) October 25, 1858
3) HAMILTON McCALLISTER: (b) 1852 - (m) Minerva Miller
4) + JOHN McCALLISTER: (b) Jan. 15, 1854, Cabell Co WV;(d) Aft 1910, (m) VIOLA ANN JANEY, Jan. 5, 1875
Viola Ann Janney (Villa Ann Janey) (b) 1860 (d) July 13, 1897, Cabell Co WV (my gr gr grandparents)
5) PATRICK McCALLISTER: (b) September 15, 1856, - (m) Luanah Wood
6) NANCY JANE McCALLISTER: (b) June 11, 1858, Cabell Co WV - (m) Michael Janey
7) ELIZABETH McCALLISTER: (b) abt 1857 - (m) Albert Ramsey
8) ELLEN McCALLISTER: (b) ? (m) Lindley White
1850 CENSUS, PUTNAM CO WV VISIT #220
Joseph McAlister, age 31, farmer VA
Eliza M. age 22
Jackson age 4
Albert age 1
1860 CENSUS, CABELL CO WV, VISIT # 1213
Joseph age 41
John age 6, (my direct line)
Patrick age 4
Nancy age 1
1870 CENSUS, CABELL CO WV, VISIT 125;online image # 51
Olivia McCollister age 60
Eliza age 40
Hamilton age 19
John age 17
Patrick age 14
Nancy age 12
William age 8
Elizabeth age 4
1880 CENSUS OF CABELL CO WV, GRANT DISTRICT, PG20
Eliza age 54, widow
Elizabeth age 14
Jackson age 35
Manerva age 36, daughter in law
Cameron, Ida M. female, age 10 bound
+JOHN McCALLISTER Jan 15,1854 in Cabell Co WV, died after 1910, Putnam/Cabell Co WV. He married VIOLA ANN JANEY on Jan. 5 1875 in Cabell Co WV. Viola was the daughter of John W Janney and Elizabeth Moore of Franklin Co VA . Viola was born,1860 in Franklin Co VA and died July 13, 1897, Cabell Co WV of heart failure.
sources for childrens names and births:
Cabell Co birth records at the WV Archives in Charleston WV
Cabell Co death records online, ancestry.com
Cabell Co & Putnam Co census records, ancestry.com
1880 John and Viola are listed in the census of Putnam Co WV: Grant District: visit 176
In 1880 census, John and Viola were living next door to Viola's parents, John & Elizabeth Janney. John W Janney , age 61,farmer, Elisabeth age 56, Laura age 15, Manerva age 9
1900 census of Putnam Co WV, Teays Valley District, house 15
John McCallister age 46, born Jan 1854, widower
Albert 23, Huston age 18(my gr grandfather); James, age 13, Edgar age 10, Robert age 7, Girtie, age 6, and Myrtle age 3.
1910 census of Cabell Co WV, Grant District, house 87
John McCallister age 56, Robert age 17 and Myrtle age 13. John is living next door to his sister, Nancy J McCallister Janney, who married Michael Janney,brother to Viola Ann.
*Children of John McCallister & Viola Ann Janney
ALBERT McCALLISTER: (b) OCT 1875, Cabell Co WV: married Josie Unknown in 1901 WV, and is listed in the 1930 census of Cabell Co WV, in the household of Jesse Worley who married Marie McCallister, daughter of Albert & Josie.
DAVID McCALLISTER: (b) 1876, Cabell Co, (D) June 7 1877, Putnam Co WV
ELLA McCALLISTER: (b) 1878 (m) A.B. Carpenter on Jan 7 1893, Cabell Co WV and is listed in the 1900 census of Kanawha Co WV, Curry District with two sons age 4 and 2, names were not legible on this census
JOHN W. McCALLISTER: (b) June 20, 1879, have not found him in census after 1880, not listed with his father in 1900 census.
+ GEORGE HUSTON McCALLISTER: (b) November 7, 1881, Cabell Co WV, (d) abt 1925, Fayette Co WV, (m) HATTIE MAE LUSK, Feb. 14, 1903, Mt Carbon,Fayette Co WV. and is listed in 1900 census Putnam Co WV with his father, 1910 census of Kanawha Co WV, Burnwell District, visit 448. Have not been able to find him in 1920 census and he dies before the 1930 census. Hattie Lusk is living with her son Charles McCallister in 1930 Fayette Co WV census.
HATTIE MAE LUSK, (b) March 19, 1884, Morgan Co Ky, d/o Marion Whitt Lusk and Sara Ellen Fugate.
NORA McCALLISTER (b) July 15, 1883, (d) Aug 19, 1883.
JAMES McCALLISTER: (b) Jan 1887 Putnam Co WV, married Mary J. Unknown 1907 in WV and is listed in 1920 census of Putnam Co WV, Teays Valley District, Twenty Five Mile Creek, house 75. In 1930 Putnam Co WV census, Scott District, house 25, Mary J is still listed as married and as head of household and the only James McCallister I can find born WV, correct year is James McCallister a prisoner in Fulton Ga prisons; need more research on this matter.
EDGAR McCALLISTER: (b) Aug 1890 (d) 1839 (m) Carrie Adkins
ROBERT LEE McCALLISTER: (b) December 17, 1892 (d) Aug 25, 1944, (m) Susie Hatfield
GERTRUDE ETHEL McCALLISTER: (b) March 1894 (d) 1961, Altoona PA, (m) Charles Thomas Adkins
MYRTLE G. McCALLISTER: (b) Dec 1896, (m) Henry Hinkley
source for Houston McCallister, Archives Building, Charleston WV. Always called "Houston", family never knew his first name was "George".
1930 census, Cabell Co WV
Jessee Worly age 34
Marie age 23
McCallister, Albert M. age 53, father in law
Josie N. age 45, mother in law
Worley, William P. age 63 (b) Va, father
1900 census of Kanawha Co WV, Curry District #76, image 18 & 19 on ancestry.com;
A. Carpenter age 34, married 8 years, 3 children, 2living.
Ella age 22, born 1878
son, age 4, son age 2
Albert McCallister, single, born OCt 1875, brother in law
1910 census of Kanawha Co, Burnwell District, visit 448:
Huston McCallister age 27
Hattie age 26 born Ky
Edgar age 5
Raymond age 3
Charles 5 months (my grandfather)
Edgar age 20, brother
1920 Putnam Co WV, Teays Valley District ED112;image #9,ancestry.com
James McCallister age 31
Mary J. age 31
John G. age 11
James M. age 10
Birtie age 7
Villy A age 5 5/12
Diptha age 3
David age 2
1930 census Putnam Co WV, Scott Dist #12, image 3; house 25
Mary J McCallister age 39, married at age 18
James M. 21, Villie Ann age 15, Artimus (birtie)age 17, Diptha F. 14, David C. 12, Otha C. 12, Woodrow age 6, Ruth J. age 2.
1930 census of Fulton, South Bend Ga: Prison
James McCallister, born WV age 40
Death records; bk 6, pg 6, Robert Lee McCallister, died Aug 25, 1944, 51yrs,8m,8d; truck driver, married Susie Hatfield; F.X.Schuller, Coroner
1920 Census of WV, Cabell Co , Guyandotte District, image 43, house 60: Robert McCallister age 27, Susie age 28, Marshall, son age 6
Delayed birth records of Cabell Co WV-Vol A, pg 147:
Robert Lee McCallister, born Dec 17 1892, son of John and Vila.
1930 census of Fayette Co WV, FAll District #2, Longacre,
Charles McCallister age 20, married at age 19 (my grandfather, called Brownie)
Marie, wife, age 23,
MaryAnn, daughter, one month
DOOLEY, Hattie, mother age 45, divorced, Ky, Ky, Ky
note: Hattie McCallister married a Dooley man after Huston died.
+HOUSTON McCALLISTER - 1881 - HATTIE MAE LUSK - 1884
1) RAYMOND McCALLISTER: (b) abt 1906 - (d) bef. 1940 - (m) Edith Wright
2) EDGAR McCALLISTER: (b) abt 1908 - (d) bef. 1940 - (m) Pearl Duffy
3) + CHARLES HOWARD McCALLISTER: (b)December 6, 1910, Kanawha Co WV, (d) 1967, Fayette Co WV - (m) CATHERINE MARIE ESQUE, May 2, 1929, Fayette Co WV
*Married by T.J. Hopson, Fayette Co WV, CATHERINE MARIE ESQUE is the daughter of Frank Norris Esque & Josephine Alice Shivertaker
4) EMMA McCALLISTER: (b) abt 1912 (d) 1997 - (m) Joseph Littlejohn, lived in Ohio
5) WILLIAM "BILL" McCALLISTER: (b) abt 1918, Kanawha Co WV.
adopted as a toddler , adopted family moved to Florida, changed his name to:
+CHARLES HOWARD McCALLISTER - 1910 and +CATHERINE MARIE ESQUE - 1906
*Children (my direct line is listed; others are living McCallisters)
+HATTIE JOSEPHINE McCALLISTER: (b) October 6, 1931, Fayette Co WV, (m) RUSSELL RAY HOBBS, October 6, 1947, Fayette Co WV,
Franklin Houston McCallister (b) 1938 (d) 1999
AARON JANNEY was the son of Isaac Janney and Hannah unknown and was born abt 1785 in Franklin Co VA. AARON married LELAH WEBB on Dec 9 1807, Franklin Co Va
JOHN W. JANNEY was born in 1818, Franklin Co VA and died after 1880 census of Cabell Co WV. He was the son of Aaron Janney and Lelah Webb.
ELIZABETH MOORE on March 30 1841, Floyd Co Va.
Elizabeth Moore was born abt.(b) 1824, Bedford VA and per marriage record was the daughter of Polly Moore.
John W Janney served one year in the Civil War on in the Confederate Army, Co "B" under Captain Robert B. Scott and was discharged on Oct 13 1861, Mercer Co WV.
Children of John and Elizabeth Janney
SARAH: (b) 1842 Bedford Co
ADELINE : (b) 1845
MELINDA : (b) 1847
BURL : (b) 1850
ISAAC : (b) 1850
MICHAEL: (b) 1855
DAVID : (b) 1857
VILLA ANN: (b) 1860
MARY L : (b) 1862
ANNA LAURA: (b) 1865
MANERVA (b) 1870
1850 census of Pulaski Co Va, Dist #48, image #53, house #381
John Janny, age 32, farmer born VA
Elizabeth age 25 Va,
Sarah female, age 8
Adeline, age 4
Malinda age 2
Burl age 5 months
Isaac age 5 months
1860 census of Franklin Co VA, Long Branch District, image 17
John W Janney age 42
Elizabeth age 36 born Bedford Co Va
Adeline age 15 born Pulaski Co VA
Melinda age 13
B. age 10
Isaac age 10
Michael age 5
David age 3
Viley 10 months
1870 and 1880 John and Elizabeth Janney are in Cabell Co WV.
1900 census of Putnam Co WV, ED#75, image 12, house 108
Michael Janney age 45, born Nov 1854, married 23yrs, 11 children, 11 living
Nancy J. age 41, born Jan 1859
Charles 16, Emma 13, Joanna 12, Walter J. 10, Luella 8, Mamie 6, Edna 4, Hobert 1.
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